Parish Councillor Vacancies
2 no. Councillor Vacancies Ė West Ward
There are two vacancies on Clayton-le-Woods Parish Council and these positions will be filled by co-option. Please note that the term of office would be until April 2019 in the first instance as parish elections will be held on 2nd May 2019.
Should more than two applications be received for the vacancy, councillors will decide the appointment by a vote, or series of votes, to obtain a majority decision. To be considered for co-option, applicants must meet at least one of the following criteria:¬†
1.Be registered as a Local Government Elector for the Parish on the current Electoral Register.¬†
2.Has during the whole of the previous 12 months occupied as tenant or owner any land or other premises in the Parish.¬†
3.Has had his/her principal or only place of work in the previous 12¬†months in the Parish of Clayton-le-Woods
4.Has resided either in the Parish or within 3 miles thereof during the previous 12 months.
Anyone wishing to be considered for co-option should contact the Clerk to the Council¬†in writing¬†or by email.
The Closing Date for Applications: 31st December 2018